Tales from a Video Game Bartender
Peter Pepper (Burger Time)
When you hear the name “Peter Pepper” you probably have no idea who I’m talking about. Now what if I said “Burger Time” would any of you know? Probably not…except for a few of you. I’m not all that surprised…But for those who don’t know, let me give you a little history lesson about it. “Burger Time” was the name of an arcade game from the early 80’s. You play as chef Peter Pepper, a chef that must climb platforms to make four hamburgers while evading Mr. Pickle, a giant pickle, Mr. Egg, a giant egg, and Mr. Hotdog, who is a giant…hotdog. Creative names I know, but the game was pretty challenging. I’ve played it myself and I recommend it to anyone who wants a real challenge or just loves classic arcade games. But what did Mr. Pepper do afterwards…?
Well sit back, relax and I’ll tell you.
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